Red-backed Shrike

Lanius collurio - Pie-grièche écorcheur

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Laniidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lanius

  • Species
    :

    collurio

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 à 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 24 à 27 cm.
  • Weight
    : 23 à 40 g
Longevity

10 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-backed Shrike (Lanius collurio) is a species of bird in the Laniidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Pie-grièche écorcheur,
  • Alcaudón dorsirrojo,
  • Picanço-de-dorso-ruivo,
  • Neuntöter,
  • Tövisszúró gébics,
  • Grauwe Klauwier,
  • Averla piccola,
  • Törnskata,
  • Tornskate,
  • strakoš obyčajný,
  • ťuhýk obecný,
  • Rødrygget Tornskade,
  • pikkulepinkäinen,
  • Rooiruglaksman,
  • escorxador comú,
  • Þyrnisvarri,
  • gąsiorek,
  • (brūnā čakste), sētas čakste,
  • rjavi srakoper,
  • Обыкновенный жулан,
  • セアカモズ,
  • 红背伯劳,
  • 紅背伯勞,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Temperate, Mediterranean-type Shrubby Vegetation ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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